25thFeb

ALUMNI NEWSLETTER FEBRUARY 2020

SOCIAL CAPITAL: WE ALL HAVE IT There is something in life called “social capital” – the people you know, the people who know you and circumstances under which you know each other. Quite unfortunately, people think or behave as though social capital is only needed at weddings and burials. We all know that person whom

24thFeb

Diatile Makuwa

Diatile Makuwa, 26, from Diepsloot, was introduced to Afrika Tikkun’s Dishumeleni self-help group in 2017. As a mom to a son diagnosed with cerebral palsy at the age of one, meeting caregivers and other parents of children with disabilities felt like a warm and welcoming safety net. It did however, take Diatile some time to